51% Attacks Are Illegal Under the CFAA Applying traditional legal concepts to blockchain technologies can be tricky business. For example, if a blockchain project needs legal advice, who is the client? If a blockchain network breaks the law, who is at fault? In this blog post, I will discuss liability for 51% attacks. If a…
BARTON W. MORRIS, FOUNDER OF CANNABIS LEGAL GROUP, REPORTS THAT THC LEVELS CANNOT EQUATE TO IMPAIRED DRIVING FINDINGS PRESENTED BY IMPAIRED DRIVING SAFETY COMMISSION AND TO STATE LAWMAKERS “Levels of THC in the blood are not an accurate measure of the level of intoxication, as is the case with blood alcohol levels”, said Michigan’s only…
FINDINGS PRESENTED BY IMPAIRED DRIVING SAFETY COMMISSION AND TO STATE LAWMAKERS ROYAL OAK, MICHIGAN— “Levels of THC in the blood are not an accurate measure of the level of intoxication, as is the case with blood alcohol levels”, said Michigan’s only ASC Designated Forensic Lawyer Scientist, Barton W. Morris Jr., founder of Cannabis Legal Group.…
On March 1st we posted here in anticipation that the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission (MMCC) would release the applications for the additional 4 grower licenses and 10 processor licenses that were authorized by the legislature in 2018. The wait was extended as the MMCC announced that same day that additional questions had been posed concerning…
Solutions on the Horizon? Update: Lack of Traditional Banking Back in December 2017, our own Barton Morris broke down the banking challenges created by cannabis laws. See A Major Problem for the Cannabis Industry: Lack of Traditional Banking. Now, over a year later, Congress is finally moving forward with promising federal banking reform. As of…
The 2019 tax season has been in full swing since January 28, 2019 which is when the IRS officially began accepting tax returns for the 2018 tax year. It is recommended to file your tax returns as soon as you have compiled all the relevant information and documents you need. There are several types of…
It’s finally time—time to apply for your grower or processor licenses in Maryland – or at least that is what we all thought until today, when the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission (MMCC) announced a delay in the rollout of the application period. The application period is slated to begin once the MMCC has addressed all…
By: Chris Ward You’re no doubt aware of the whirlwind of changes regarding marijuana legalization, which have swept the country in the last few years. These new laws make marijuana use for both medicinal and recreational purposes (depending on the state you live in) legal and easily accessible for the first time. Though this is…
Today, the Pennsylvania Department of Health announced the names of 23 dispensary permit winners for Phase II of the Commonwealth’s medical marijuana program. The permittees will now have six months to become operational in order to begin dispensing medical marijuana. Detailed applicant information and all applicant score cards are available online through the Department of…
On June 26, 2018, 57% of voters in Oklahoma voted in support of Question 788: Medical Marijuana Legalization Initiative (SQ788). The result was the creation of the Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority (MMA), a division overseen by the Oklahoma Department of Health, which was charged with establishing regulations and implementing a state medical marijuana program.  Oklahoma’s…